Putin Congratulates Biden

Vladimir Putin congratulated Joe Biden on his Electoral College victory on Tuesday, after refusing to acknowledge his win in the weeks since the election.

Putin “wished the President-elect every success and expressed confidence that Russia and the United States, which bear special responsibility for global security and stability, can, despite their differences, effectively contribute to solving many problems and meeting challenges that the world is facing today,” according to the Kremlin.

“For my part, I am ready for interaction and contacts with you,” said Putin.

The Hill